As a Freshman at St. Olaf College, Jacob (Jake) Olson has already assembled an impressive list of credits with his advanced vocal and acting talents. While studying with Obed Floan from early on during his time at Stillwater Area High School, Mr. Olson took to the stage in numerous musicals including Grease, Bye Bye Birdie, and most notably, and to much acclaim, as the role of Javert in Les Miserables. Mr. Olson also won the prestigious Stillwater Area High School Concerto Competition where he was featured singing "Una furtiva lagrima" from Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore. He plans to attain his BM in Vocal Music Education while at St. Olaf College.